View Full Version : Dicrioric ??
09-03-2007, 11:21 PM
Good evening, Ive got some Dicrioric glass pendants which i have put on some coloured suede thong which i really love but am wondering -
How do you pronounce it...
is it ....**** reee orr ick ????
Just so's i don't look a fool (!):confused:
09-03-2007, 11:25 PM
I've always pronounced it die-cro-ic. I have been known to be wrong though (on many occasions:) )
09-03-2007, 11:29 PM
Meant to say that it's dichroic - sorry I'm not being a smart-ass - I had to look up the spelling on google!!:)
09-03-2007, 11:33 PM
oh dear how can i hope to pronounce it if i can't even get the spelling right!??
another glass of wine may help.........
09-03-2007, 11:40 PM
Di = two
Chroic = of colour, as in chroma = colour.
Just say multicoloured.................at least it's english! :sm:
09-03-2007, 11:45 PM
Yeah might just do that.
It's weird the Di - two thing, the ones ive got have multiple layers and colours ?
Who makes up these names anyway ?
09-03-2007, 11:57 PM
Marketing men. :o
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